Offer Ebola Victims Dialysis If Needed

Dr. Kalantar-Zadeh: Patients with Ebola deserve to be offered renal replacement therapy, even if survival is slim.

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Rising Creatinine After Transplantation?

A Caucasian woman in her 20s was admitted for acute kidney injury. Take our latest quiz.

High Fiber Linked to Better Kidneys

High dietary fiber also associated with decreased systemic inflammation and mortality risk.

In Black Men, Active Surveillance Safe

Researchers confident in this approach because candidates for active surveillance are a heavily screened population.

TRULICITY (dulaglutide) for diabetes

Our slideshow reviews drug information for TRULICITY (dulaglutide) indicated for the treatment of type 2 diabetes mellitus.

Living Kidney Donors: Willing But Unable

Barriers to donation may explain why living donor kidney transplantation has been declining.

How to Establish a Fair Schedule

If a group has a predictable schedule that works for doctors, legitimate reasons should be defined.
Rising Creatinine After Renal Transplantation

Rising Creatinine After Renal Transplantation

A Caucasian woman in her 20s was admitted for acute kidney injury. She had a living-related renal transplant from her ...

Risk of Urine Leak After Nephron-Sparing Surgery

Risk of Urine Leak After Nephron-Sparing Surgery

A 66-year-old man with an incidentally discovered 4.5 cm renal mass with RENAL Nephrometry Score of 2+2+3+p+3=10p underwent a left ...

Assessing Prognosis in a Common Type of Glomerulonephritis?

Assessing Prognosis in a Common Type of Glomerulonephritis?

A 42-year-old Vietnamese man presented for evaluation of microscopic hematuria and apparent chronic kidney disease.

His serum creatinine had ranged from ...

Renal Angiomyolipoma: Trust Few, Do Wrong to None

Renal Angiomyolipoma: Trust Few, Do Wrong to None

A 66-year-old woman is found to have an incidental 5 x 4 x4 cm left upper pole renal mass on ...

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